Manufacturer of Brass Instruments
Made in Germany

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BBb tuba

  • model 497 Hagen
  • 170497A07000
  • 6/4
  • lacquered
  • 4 valves
  • rotary valves
  • yellow brass

When one is seeking the utmost sound from a Miraphone - the Hagen 497 6/4-size is the choice. The instrument produces a truly large, glorious sound, with unmatched evenness of projection.
A tuba for symphony orchestras, military bands and concert bands which prefer a big BBb tuba sound.

Detailed Information
Product Name BBb tuba
Model-number model 497 Hagen
Tuning B♭
Intonation 443 Hz
Number of valves 4 valves
Size 6/4
Material in body yellow brass
Finish lacquered
Bell diameter 480 mm (18,898 inch)
Material valve section nickel silver trimmings
Lever system spiral spring system
Rod Miraphone minibal rod
Type of valve vented valves for pressure compensation
Valve system rotary valves
Bore of valve section 21,2 mm (0,835 inch)
Lyre holder without lyre holder
Leadpipe material Nickel silver
Strap ring without strap ring
Mouthpiece TU43
Height instrument mm/inch 1000 mm / 39,370 inch
Total weight instrument 10,80 kg / 23,81 lb
EAN 4046878172490